Teams Vie For Spot In Tournament In Final Two Weeks Of Big West Play
Women's Soccer Weekly Release No. 10
BIG WEST AT A GLANCE
IF THE TOURNAMENT HAPPENED TODAY
UC IRVINE (13 PTS)
Last time UCI won BWT: 1997
(def. CP, 3-2 in 2OT)
Last time UCI appeared in BWT: 2016
Last time UCI won regular season: 2011 (19 PTS)
UCI looks to avenge LBSU loss in the Big West Tournament final last year after falling 3-0 to the Beach.
UC DAVIS (10 PTS)
Last time UCD won BWT: NA
Last time UCD appeared in BWT: 2011
(UCI def. UCD, 1-0 in semifinals)
Last time UCD won regular season: NA
Davis has not won more than three games in league since 2011, when it last appeared in the Big West Tournament (4-3-1). Another league win would be the most for coach Twila Kaufman when at the helm for the Aggies.
CSUN (10 PTS)
Last time CSUN won BWT: 2012
(def. CSF 1-0 in OT)
Last time CSUN appeared in BWT: 2016
(LBSU def. CSUN 1-0 in semifinals)
Last time CSUN won regular season: 2016
As host of the 2017 Big West Tournament, CSUN looks to avenge its loss in the 2016 semifinals to the eventual champion, Long Beach State.
UC RIVERSIDE (9 PTS)
Last time UCR won BWT: NA
Last time UCR appeared in BWT: 2015
(LBSU def. UCR, 1-0 in OT in the semifinals)
Last time UCR won regular season: NA
UC Riverside looks to make history with a Big West Tournament win. The Highlanders are also in a position to potentially bring home their first-ever regular season title.
DAVIS STANDS ALONE UNBEATEN IN BIG WEST
UC Davis is the only remaining unbeaten team in league at 3-0-1 in Big West play and will host its final two homes matches of the season this upcoming weekend. At 3-0-1, the Aggies are off to the program’s best start since joining the conference and is its longest unbeaten streak since it posted the same record in 2015 from Sept. 20-Oct. 4.
UC IRVINE WINDS DOWN SEASON
UC Irvine has just two games remaining on its schedule and looks to secure its spot in the Big West Tournament. While the ’Eaters sit alone atop the standings with 13 points, UCI has a chance to pick up another crucial three points as it travels to CSUN, home of the defending regular season champs. Irvine will then round out its season the following week with Cal State Fullerton at home.